Application Specialist

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    negotiable / month
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    11 mins ago
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    IT & Software

BDO is a firm built on a foundation of positive relationships with our people and our clients. Each day, we rely on our professionals to provide exceptional service, and help our clients by providing advice and insight they can trust. In turn, we offer an environment that fosters a people-first culture with a high priority on your personal and professional growth.We are looking for an Application Specialist to join our National Assurance & Accounting team located anywhere across Canada and own the following responsibilities:Develop templates and support users in various applications within BDO”s assurance and accounting practice. Template design & testing, software testing and deployment, report design and preparation, along with user support based on content provided by the National Accounting and National Assurance departmentsTemplates are accounting and audit in nature and are developed mostly in MS Office in both English and French.Design and prepare internal-use reports to stakeholdersAssist users with questionsPerform user acceptance testing of new software releases and deployment packagesPrepare or assist in the development and delivery of training programs for users or ITCreate and update internal publications and guidance including BDO Intranet postingsComplete and assist with other projects or tasks as requiredHow do we define success for your role? You demonstrate BDO”s core values through all aspect of your work: Integrity, Respect and CollaborationYou understand your client’s industry, challenges, and opportunities; client’s describe you as positive, professional, and delivering high quality workYou identify, recommend, and are focused on effective service delivery to your clientsYou share in an inclusive and engaging work environment that develops, retains and attracts talentYou actively participate in the adoption of digital tools and strategies to drive an innovative workplaceYou grow your expertise through learning and professional developmentYour experience and educationYou have at least 1 year experience in a similar roleIf you have familiarity with assurance and accounting, it would be considered an assetYou have strong interpersonal skills, written and verbal communication skills, a collaborative nature, and the ability to work in a team environmentYou have strong computer skills including MS Office as well as the ability to learn software quicklyIf you have knowledge of MS Dynamics 365 and PowerBI it will be considered a strong assetYou have strong verbal and written communication skills If you are bilingual (English/French), it will be considered a strong asset Why BDO?Our firm is committed to providing an environment where you can be successful in the following ways:We enable you to engage with the firm”s strategic plan, and be a key contributor to the success and growth of the firm.We help you be the best professional you can be in our services, industries and markets.Achieve your personal goals outside of the office and make an impact on your community.Giving back, it adds up: Where company meets community.BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives. We support staff with local and national events where you will be given the opportunity to contribute to your community.Total rewards that matter: We pay for performance with competitive total cash compensation that recognizes and rewards your contribution. We provide flexible benefits from day one, and a market leading personal time off policy. We are committed to supporting your overall wellness beyond working hours, and provide reimbursement for wellness initiatives that fit your lifestyle.Everyone counts: We believe every employee should have the opportunity to participate and succeed. Through leadership by our Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer, we are committed to a workplace culture of respect, inclusion, and diversity. We recognize and celebrate the valuable differences among each of us, including race, religious beliefs, physical or mental disabilities, age, place of origin, marital status, family status, gender or gender identity and sexual orientation. If you require accommodation to complete the application process, please contact us. Ready to make your mark at BDO? Click “Apply now” to send your up-to-date resume to one of our Talent Acquisition Specialists.To explore other opportunities at BDO, check out our careers page.#LI-ES1